Nolan's Interactive Forum Addresses Deficit Issue

Published Aug 23, 2013. In Brainerd Dispatch.

Rep. Rick Nolan, D-Minn., will host a real time federal budget exercise at a forum set for 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 4 at the Central Lakes College cafeteria in Brainerd. Sara Imhof of the Concord Coalition, a nonpartisan organization advocating generationally responsible fiscal policy, will serve as facilitator. Participants will work in small groups and discuss policy alternatives to reduce projected deficits. Discretionary and defense spending, Medicare, taxes and Social Security proposals will be discussed.